Hi's Eye

School security being taken too far

Chelsea Frisch, R1 Op-ed Editor

March 16, 2018

Filed under Hi's Eye, Opinion

People line up to enter the building. It takes awhile because everyone needs to walk through a metal detector. They await their turn to go through. Does this sound like an airport? While it may seem like one, this may unfortuna...

Can teens change the world?

Caitlin Hogge, Iris Reviews Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Teenagers are often called lazy and unmotivated. This mindset often leads teenagers to think that they can’t do anything to change the world. Changing the world isn’t an easy task and is incredibly daunting. However, I be...

Colleges’ song and dance

Emily Finn, Business Manager/ R3 News Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion

For almost four years, high school students work incredibly hard with the end goal of impressing colleges and gaining admission to those schools. But in the second half of senior year, there’s a strange role reversal that takes pl...

Don’t arm teachers

by Jordan Sacher, R2 News and Sports Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Last Wednesday, President Trump said he believes that having trained teachers and other faculty members carry guns could solve the problem of school shootings. However, there are a few problems with this idea. Teachers become t...

WHS senior advocates safe beauty products

Chelsea Frisch, Opinion Editor

March 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

How often do you actually think about what you are putting on your skin? WHS senior Mia Melao has thought about that a lot. She’s thought about it so much that she’s chosen to take on the billion-dollar beauty industry and ...

Bald and beautiful

Bald and beautiful

March 1, 2018

The underdogs take it all

Matt Meusel, R1 Features Editor

February 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

You would be crazy to think that a team heading into the playoffs with a quarterback who contemplated retirement two years ago after losing their MVP-caliber quarterback had any chance, right? Wrong. ​ Nick Foles led the Philadelphia Eagles to the franchise’s first S...

And the commercials win again

Olivia Milford, Social Media Editor

February 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Over the past 52 years, Super Bowl Sunday has become more than just a football game. It has become the ultimate advertising zone. ​ We all remember the classic Betty White appearance in the 2010 Snickers commercial and t...

Why do we support such a violent sport?

Joe Lotano, R1 Sports Editor

February 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Second quarter. New England down by six. Tom Brady throws a 23-yard completion to receiver Brandin Cooks. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins levels Cooks after the catch and ultimately takes Cooks out of the game with a concussion...

Living in the Westfield bubble

Anna Masciandaro, Web Editor

January 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Welcome to Westfield, the town where everything good happens. Westfield boasts titles such as being among the “Best Dining Towns,” “Best Places to Live” and, the one that most residents are proud of, “Happiest Cities...

It’s time to legalize marijuana in NJ

Haley Tomasso, R1 News Editor

January 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Five years ago, Colorado and Washington became the first states to legalize recreational marijuana in the U.S. We have come a long way since then as eight states plus Washington, D.C., have now legalized the drug for recreational u...